I certify that I am the photographer, the valid holder of rights over the photograph(s), or an authorized representative of the organization which is the valid holder of rights over the photograph(s), and I hereby assign an irrevocable, perpetual and royalty-free right to use, reproduce, edit, display, transmit, prepare derivative works of, modify, publish, affix logos to, and otherwise make use of the submitted photograph(s) in any way, to the Secretariat of the Convention on Wetlands, its affiliates and partners, for non-commercial purposes in conjunction with the mission of the Convention on Wetlands.

This use includes, but is not limited to, internal and external publication and materials, presentation on the websites of the Convention on Wetlands or any affiliated body, and any and all other communication channels. The full accuracy of all data submitted rests with the submitter, or organization submitting the photograph(s).

In submitting, I hereby agree to the aforementioned terms, personally or on behalf of the organization of which I am an authorized official, certifying that the Secretariat, of the Convention on Wetlands its affiliates and partners are explicitly held harmless for any and all costs, expenses, or damages arising from use of the submitted photograph(s) and any additional information provided including text overlay.

I certify that text added to the picture is accurate, in relation with wetlands and not offending. The text does not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the Convention on Wetlands